Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman News

Govt pushing to get LIC IPO across the line by March: FM Sitharaman

Govt pushing to get LIC IPO across the line by March: FM Sitharaman

The government is pushing to get the initial public offering of state-backed Life Insurance Corp. of India across the line by next March and any delay won’t be due to a lack of political will, according to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. “We are pushing to have it done,” Sitharaman said

FM leaves for week-long visit to US to attend G-20, World Bank meetings

FM leaves for week-long visit to US to attend G-20, World Bank meetings

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has embarked on a week-long US trip to attend the annual meet of the World Bank and IMF as well as G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) meeting. “Union Finance Minister Smt. @nsitharaman will be attending the Annual Meetings of @IMFNews & @WorldBank, G20

Govt releases list of goods whose GST rates have been changed

Govt releases list of goods whose GST rates have been changed

45th GST Council Meet: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today announced the decisions taken by the Council after hours-long in-person meeting. While the Council extended the concessional tax rates on Corona-related medicines till 31st December, it felt it was not the time to include petrol and diesel under the GST, as

FM Sitharaman to address media today, bad bank announcement likely

FM Sitharaman to address media today, bad bank announcement likely

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be addressing the media on Thursday at 5 pm in New Delhi and is expected to reveal the announcements related to the bad bank proposal. The Union Cabinet on Wednesday has likely cleared a proposal to provide government guarantee to security receipts issued by the